RealAge offers a “Doctor’s Visit Guide” you can print out and take to your eye appointments. This way you can jot down any questions before your appointments. While at your appointments you write down information about your eye exams, treatment, etc. Click on the RealAge link to get a copy of the Guide and learn more how you can talk to your eye Doctor .
Tell your doc about your eye or vision symptoms.
Are you having trouble seeing or seeing clearly?
If so, what vision problems are you having (blurred or blocked vision, double vision, floaters, circles or halos, flashes of light, poor side vision, other)?
Do you feel pain or pressure in or around your eyes?
Are you having headaches or neck pain?
Do your eyes feel itchy, watery, burning, gritty, or dry?
Are you having drainage or redness around your eyes?
Are you having problems with tear production?